Saratov authorities will provide assistance to the victims of fire in high-rise building

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The authorities of Saratov will assist victims of a fire in a residential block of flats in Saratov, where one person was killed and five were hospitalized, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday the head a press-services of city administration Tatyana ivy.

A fire in the apartment No. 119 on the second floor at the third entrance of the nine-floor house to the address: Saratov, street Drilling, 11, happened on Monday evening in the area of 60 square meters and was extinguished. The building was evacuated 75 people, in the night of Tuesday, all residents were able to return home. According to the MHC region, one person was killed, five others hospitalized. According to preliminary data of the municipality, the version of witnesses about the gas explosion was not confirmed. The emergencies Ministry said that construction of the house is not broken.

«The administration is ready to provide assistance to citizens affected by the fire. To obtain financial assistance must apply to the district administration, the amount of assistance is determined individually,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to the press service of the municipality, currently the power supply is restored throughout the house except for the first and second floors of the third building, where firefighters spent pouring areas, and the gas supply for safety purposes is still missing in the building.

In a press-service of the regional Glaucus Ministry of emergency situations said RIA Novosti on Tuesday that the fire damaged three apartments, with no damage. «The cause and circumstances of the fire are being investigated by experts of test fire laboratory», — said the representative of the Central Board.